Thelma Berg

Thelma Arline Berg, 90, went to be with our Lord Jan. 21, 2015 at Fallon Medical Complex in Baker.

Thelma Berg obit and photo

Posted Friday, January 30, 2014

 

Thelma Arline Berg, 90, went to be with our Lord Jan. 21, 2015 at Fallon Medical Complex in Baker. She was a resident of Fallon Medical Complex Long Term Care. Thelma was cremated and a memorial service will be held in late spring of 2015 at the family plot in Ekalaka.

Thelma was born June 5, 1924, to Carter and Violet (Pierce) Elmore in Ekalaka. There she grew up and attended school with her two brothers. Thelma was married to Richard H. Atkinson June 30, 1941. To this union seven children were born: Gayle A., Linda L., Myrna L., Myra D., Richard C., Debra L., and Diana D. Thelma was married to Lyle E. Berg in 1963 and they moved to Oregon where they operated several car dealerships. They moved to Caldwell, Idaho where they started another dealership and there they retired. After Lyle’s death, Thelma moved to Baker to be close to some of her children and grandchildren.

Thelma is survived by her six children, Gayle A. (John) Morris, Linda L. (Vernon) Boggs, Myrna L. (Jack) Recer, Myra D. Atkinson, Richard C. (Cheryl) Atkinson, Debra L. (Randy) Pool, Diana D. (Curt) Renner; one brother, Denver (Elenor) Elmore; sister-in-law, Bertie Elmore; 17 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; seven step-children; numerous step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews. Mom was proud to have so many to call family, she loved us all.

She was preceded in death by her husbands; parents; brother, Dewey Elmore; daughter, Myra Atkinson; great-granddaughter, Harper L. Griffith; sons-in-law, John Morris, Vernon Boggs, Jack Recer, Curt Renner; and granddaughter-in-law, Shawna (Conrad) Pool.

Remembrances and condolences may be shared with the family at www.stevensonfuneralhome.com.